Samsung PN64D7000 comparison

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Samsung PN64D7000

Samsung PN64D7000
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Panasonic TC-P55ST60

Panasonic TC-P55ST60
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Panasonic TC-P60VT60

Panasonic TC-P60VT60
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Panasonic TC-P65ST60

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Samsung PN60F8500

Samsung PN60F8500
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Price $3,999 at 1 store $2,397 to $3,127 at 8 stores
CNET editors' rating
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.7 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 5.0 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.6 (5.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.5 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 5.0 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.6 (5.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 3.5 stars out of 6 reviews 4.0 stars out of 11 reviews 4.0 stars out of 8 reviews 5.0 stars out of 2 reviews 4.0 stars out of 3 reviews
Release date March 15, 2011 April 01, 2013 January 06, 2013 April 01, 2013 January 06, 2013
The Bottom Line With picture quality on par with the best TVs we've ever tested, the Samsung PND7000 plasma represents an excellent value for videophiles who don't demand to own the top of the line. The midlevel price and outstanding quality of the Panasonic TC-PST60 series make it our strongest TV recommendation ever. The Panasonic VT60 has one of the best pictures of any TV we've ever reviewed, and matches the best-ever in dark rooms. The midlevel price and outstanding quality of the Panasonic TC-PST60 series make it our strongest TV recommendation ever. Samsung's best-performing TV ever, the PNF8500 series pushes the plasma picture quality envelope, especially in bright rooms.

Basic specs

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Plasma panel technology Info unavailable NeoPDP
NeoPDP
NeoPDP
Info unavailable
PC interface VGA (HD-15)
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Pixel response time 0.001 ms
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Internet streaming services Samsung SmartTV
Viera Connect
Viera Connect
Viera Connect
Netflix
Pandora
YouTube
Vudu
Hulu Plus
Flickr
Facebook
ConnectShare Movie
Amazon Instant Video
Addtional features Auto Volume Leveller (AVL)
My Home Screen
Swipe & Share 2.0
Voice Guidance
Voice search
My Home Screen
Swipe & Share 2.0
Voice Interaction
Dual Core Hexa Processor
Web browser
THX 3D Certified
24p Smooth Film
24p Playback (3:2)
3D 24p Cinema Smoother
3D Motion Remaster
Infinite Black Ultra
Viera Remote 2 (Smartphone App)
Mercury and Lead Free
My Home Screen
Swipe & Share 2.0
Voice Guidance
Quad-core processor
Full web browser
Super Contrast Panel
Real Black Pro Filter
Cinema Smooth+
Wide Color Enhancer Plus
S-Recommendation
Smart Interaction with voice/gesture control
Smart Evolution
Eco Sensor
AllShare
ConnectShare Movie
Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)
Down Firing + Full Range speaker
Auto Volume Leveler (AVL)
Resolution 1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
Total output power 30 Watt
20 Watt
20 Watt
20 Watt
Info unavailable
Display format 1080p
1080p
1080p
1080p
1080p
Image aspect ratio Info unavailable 16:9
16:9
16:9
16:9
Refresh rate 600 Hz
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HDMI ports qty 4
3
3
3
4
Diagonal size 64 in
55 in
60 in
65 in
60 in
Technology 3D
Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable
Speaker(s) 2 x Main channel speaker - Built-in - 15 Watt
2 x Main channel speaker - Built-in - 5 Watt
1 x Subwoofer - Built-in - 10 Watt
2 x Main channel speaker - Built-in - 5 Watt
1 x Subwoofer - Built-in - 10 Watt
2 x Main channel speaker - Built-in - 5 Watt
1 x Subwoofer - Built-in - 10 Watt
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Dynamic contrast ratio 15000000:1
Info unavailable 6000000:1
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TV tuner presence Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Video interface HDMI
Component
HDMI
Component
Composite
HDMI
Component
Composite
HDMI
Component
Composite
HDMI
Component
Composite
Dimensions (WxDxH) 58.7 in x 1.5 in x 35 in - Without stand
50.6 in x 13.1 in x 32.1 in - With stand
56.2 in x 12.2 in x 36.1 in - With stand
59 in x 14.1 in x 36.9 in - With stand
54.7 in x 11.8 in x 34.3 in - With stand
Connectivity protocols Built-in Wi-Fi
Built-in Wi-Fi
Built-in Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ethernet
Built-in Wi-Fi
Built-in Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ethernet
Widescreen Widescreen
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Weight 77.2 lbs
68.3 lbs
97 lbs
88.2 lbs
71.4 lbs
Input/Output connections 4 x HDMI
2 x USB (19 pin HDMI Type A)
(RCA phono x 3) - Rear
(15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)) - Rear
(Mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm) - Rear
(4 pin USB Type A)
(RCA phono x 2) - Rear
3 x HDMI input (19 pin HDMI Type A) - Side
2 x USB 2.0 (4 pin USB Type A) - Side
1 x Composite video / component video / audio input (RCA phono x 5) - Bottom
1 x Network (RJ-45) - Bottom
1 x Digital audio output (optical) (TOSLINK) - Side
3 x HDMI input (19 pin HDMI Type A) - Side
1 x Composite video / component video input (RCA phono x 3) - Bottom
3 x USB 2.0 (4 pin USB Type A) - Side
1 x Network (RJ-45) - Bottom
1 x Digital audio output (optical) (TOSLINK) - Side
1 x Audio line-in (RCA phono x 2) - Bottom
3 x HDMI input (19 pin HDMI Type A) - Side
2 x USB 2.0 (4 pin USB Type A) - Side
1 x Composite video / component video / audio input (RCA phono x 5) - Bottom
1 x Network (RJ-45) - Bottom
1 x Digital audio output (optical) (TOSLINK) - Side
4 x HDMI (19 pin HDMI Type A)
3 x USB (4 pin USB Type A)
1 x Composite video / component video input (RCA phono x 3)
Manufacturer warranty 1 year warranty
1 year warranty
1 year warranty
1 year warranty
1 year warranty
Digital TV tuner Info unavailable ATSC
Info unavailable ATSC
Info unavailable
HDCP compatible Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Sound output mode Stereo
Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 3D Sound
Surround mode Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Sound effects SRS TheaterSound
VR-Audio Pro Surround 2.1
VR-Audio Pro Stage 2.1
VR-Audio Pro Surround 2.1
DTS Premium Sound
3D Sound
3D technology Yes
Active 3D
Active 3D
Active 3D
Active 3D
Product type Plasma TV
Plasma
Plasma
Plasma
Plasma
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